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Sigma-Aldrich to Manufacture, Distribute Reagents for Febit s Microarray Platform

NEW YORK, April 12 (GenomeWeb News) - Febit Biotech has chosen Sigma-Aldrich to manufacture and distribute reagents for its Geniom microarray platform, the Heidelberg, Germany-based company said today.


Under the exclusive agreement, begun in January, Sigma-Aldrich Chemistry, of Germany, is producing and distributing a reagent kit consisting of DNA building blocks and solutions for the synthesis of oligonucleotides on Febit's microarrays.


Febit said the companies are planning to expand the distribution deal to reagents for sample preparation.

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